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In this Issue

The Foundation 40

Cover Profile:
Adam Braun

Pencils of Promise founder Adam Braun talks education, travel, and living a life of purpose.


First Person: Bradley Broder

On how to start an african charity.

Five Questions:
Gabe Blanchet and Jamie Byron

Grove Labs want you to stop storing food in your kitchen and start growing it there.


Big Gift: Jay Shidler

Giving a gift that will keep on giving for years to come.

Robbie and Kate Murray

Robbie’s Rainbow brightens the day for many families of children living with a chronic illness.

Neha Gupta

Neha Gupta started by hosting a garage sale and ended up with an International Children’s Peace Prize.

Erica Mackey

Off.Grid:Electric’s Erica Mackey is bringing energy to Africa at a fraction of the cost.

Big Gift: Jay Shidler

Giving a gift that will keep on giving for years to come.

Perry Chen

The Kickstarter co-founder has a new site to promote—and an old one to get nostalgic about.


eventamfAR Gala Presented by Harry Winston

eventElton John Foundation Hosts Oscars Viewing Party

eventHollywood Stands Up to Cancer

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$75 million from
Zuckerberg and Chan

In what is believed to be the largest single private gift from individuals to a public hospital in the country, Priscilla Chan and her husband, Mark Zuckerberg, have gifted $75 million to the San Francisco General Hospital.

Google’s Schmidts give
$10 million

Eric and Wendy Schmidt have made a $10 million gift to the Monterey Bay Aquarium to support its leadership in shifting the global seafood supply chain in an increasingly sustainable direction.

Gates Foundation pledges $1.55 billion

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has committed $1.55 billion over five years to the Gavi Alliance to bring lifesaving vaccines to children in the world’s poorest countries.

Golf legend gives $60 million for children

The Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Miami Children’s Health System have pledged $60 million to support the sustained growth of the Miami Children’s Hospital.


Philanthropy Next



Where Are They Now?


In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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